CVE-2020-25704

2020-12-02T01:15:00
ID CVE-2020-25704
Type cve
Reporter secalert@redhat.com
Modified 2020-12-18T14:15:00

Description

A flaw memory leak in the Linux kernel performance monitoring subsystem was found in the way if using PERF_EVENT_IOC_SET_FILTER. A local user could use this flaw to starve the resources causing denial of service.